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Index

Faiyum, 27, 249, 272-3; see also Ar-
sinoe.

Faiyum, the, basalt from, 144; culture,
122; monasteries in, 322.

Faiyum, lake, 28.

farming system, in Roman Egypt, 293-

farriers, 378.                                  [4.

Firfiq, King, 349, 374.

fashion, in Egyptian art, 113.

Fatimid anti-khalif of Kairawan, 330.

Fatimid dynasty, 350-1, 362; archi-
tecture, 364; decorative art of, 367;
khalifs, 347,349; al-Maqrizi's history
of, 358.

fats, 159.

favourites, royal, 88.

felspar, green, 155.

Fertile Crescent, 21, 42.

festivals, 389; importance of fixing
days of, 5.

feudalism, 337, 375.

figure with arms extended, see Cassio-
peia.

figurines, 239.

Fikri Abaza, writer, 356.

fir wood, 137.

fiscal systems, 287.

fishermen, depicted on tombs, 95

FitzSimon, Simon, 325.

Flavius Abraham, 271.

Flavius Philoxenus, epistrategus, 277.

flax, 21, 130.

flax-fibre ropes, 132.

fleet, Egyptian and Minoan, 23.

flint implements, 122-3, pi. 15.

flint-work, 124.

floor-paintings, 81.

flour, 158.

flowers, in decoration, 81, 95, 97.

foundation stelae, Si.

'Fox and Goat' drawing, pi. 10.

fractions, 167-70.

France, 284.

Francis, R., 100.

frankincense, 28, 44.

frescoes, 362.

Fu'ad, King, 349, 356.

funeral cults, 85; rites, 86; shrine, 91.

funerary statues, 94.

al-Fustat, city, 328, 347, 357, 366.

Fut&b Misr wa 'l-Maghrib, 357.

405

Gabra, Sami, 369 n. i.
Gadd, C. J., 55 n. i, 231.
Gaius, 213, 216.
Galen, 195.
galena, 136.
games and contests, 266-7, 269-
gardens, 8o~i.
Gardiner, Alan, 185.
Gasgas tribes, 42.
Gg.siorowski, S. J., 251 n. i.
Gath, 41.
Gaza, 41.
Gebel el-Silsila, 144-5, J48-
el-Geber  el-Ahmar (Red  Mountain),
Genesis, book of, 220, 234.          [144-
geometrical designs, 362, 366.
geometry, 170-2; descriptive, in art,
Gerar, 136, 227.                           [89.
Germanic code, 199.
Germanicus, edicts of, 273.
el-Gerza, 135.
Gesenius, F. H. W., 56, 61.
gesso, 156.
Gezer, 58, 219-20, 224-5, 24-
Gibb, H. A. R., 356
gifts, 88, 199.
gilding, 156.
Giza (Gizeh), 92-3, 352
glass-making, 120,133-4, pi. 20.
glaze, 133-4.
glue, 156.
Gnomon of the Idios Logos, 274, 278.
gnosticism, 262-3, 303-4, 306, 312-16.
yvwais (ina*rifa), doctrine of, 352.
gods, the, 31, 33, 370-4, 384-9*-
gold, 20, 23, 37, 44, 48,134; bands on
vases, 98; casting in, 88; coffin, 106;
in tomb furnishings, 92; leaf, 134;
ore, 134; overlay, 137; tooling, 362.
' Golden Calf', worship of, 239-40.
Golenischef medical papyrus, 184.
Goshen, 234.
gospels, 265, 310, 311, 314.
government: Assyrian and Persian
imperial administration, 50; central-
ized, 27; early Egyptian, 24; im-
perial, 35, 50, 345; local, 31, 375-6;
of Jerusalem, 37; officials, 30,374-5;
reforms of Diocletian, 333, 335-6;
under Arab conquest, 346-7.
grain, 21.